ACONA Conference Reykjavík

Event Format
In person

Join the Arms Control Negotiation Academy (ACONA) for ACONA Conference Reykjavik on Saturday, May 14, in person and virtually to discuss emerging challenges in the field of nuclear arms control. International nuclear arms control experts and practitioners will address the future of disarmament and non-proliferation.

This one-day conference is open to the public and will feature Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir,  Former High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs & Security Policy Baroness Catherine Ashton, Co-chair of U.S. Pugwash Committee Steve Miller, and others. The program will cover the risks of nuclear escalation in armed conflict, de-escalation strategies, the future of arms control, and challenges facing the global community overall.

To register to attend in person, please send an email to


The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us at 617-495-4037 or in advance of your participation or visit. Requests for Sign Language interpreters and/or CART providers should be made at least two weeks in advance if possible. Please note that the Davis Center will make every effort to secure services but that services are subject to availability.